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Recent articles by Debra:

Man arrested for abandoning 2 lbs. newborn on hood of stranger’s car, police say

A man in Connecticut is facing charges after being accused of leaving a premature baby on the hood of a stranger’s car earlier this year. → Read More

TSA agents find cat stowed in checked luggage

A TSA officer was shocked to find a family’s pet stowed inside a checked bag at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. → Read More

High school quarterback helps couple during house fire

Heading into Thanksgiving, a couple in Kentucky is thankful for a high school quarterback who stepped in to help them escape a house fire unharmed. → Read More

Police searching for man accused of dismembering infant daughter

Officers with the Naugatuck Police Department are searching for a man accused of killing his daughter who was just shy of turning 1. → Read More

11-year-old shot and killed in hunting accident

Authorities said Easton Thom was shot when a 41-year-old man attempted to unload his firearm while it was placed in the back seat of a vehicle. → Read More

Football loss leads to Powerball lottery win

A man in North Carolina said he owes his $150,000 lottery win to a loss by his favorite football team. → Read More

Powerful reunion: Chimpanzee reunited with newborn after 2-day separation

Zoo officials said baby Kucheza wasn’t breathing well on his own, so he stayed in the hospital with the medical team until he was strong enough to be reunited with his mom. → Read More

Carter’s fleece pajamas recalled for laceration risk

The Consumer Product Safety Commission said in a press release that small metal wire pieces can be found in the clothing that could poke or cut young children. → Read More

Intoxicated man assaults driver with hot dog, deputies say

A car passenger accused of being drunk slapped the driver in the face with a hot dog Friday night, according to Columbia County deputies. → Read More

Beagle intercepts one of the most damaging snails in the world at airport

Mox, a member of Customs and Border Protection’s Beagle Brigade, alerted officials to the snail tucked inside a traveler’s suitcase after arriving on a flight from Nigeria. → Read More

2-year-old found at bottom of hotel pool

Police said the 5-year-old and an infant were taken in by the department of social services. → Read More

‘A Christmas Story’ house is listed for sale

The house, located at 3159 W. 11th Street, was built in 1895. It was purchased on eBay in December 2004, according to the listing, and restored to its original movie glory. → Read More

Major retailers closing on Thanksgiving 2022

In years past, several big-box retailers began opening on Thanksgiving to extend deals typically reserved for Black Friday, but the COVID-19 pandemic changed that for a lot of stores in 2020. → Read More

80-year-old dies after friend runs her over with car

An 80-year-old woman in Florida died when her friend accidentally ran her over in the driveway. → Read More

Murderer sentenced to death for killing pregnant woman, removing unborn child

A woman in Texas convicted of murder was sentenced to death Wednesday after a 25-day hearing. → Read More

Officers help save infant with RSV who stopped breathing, police say

Two officers with the Kansas City Police Department rushed into life-saving mode when a 1-month-old girl with RSV stopped breathing Thursday. → Read More

Cow hit by two vehicles on highway, dies

The driver told authorities he couldn’t avoid a group of cattle and hit one of the cows. → Read More

Authorities: Dog found carrying human arm, head still missing

Officers with the Jackson Police Department found a charred arm on the road and more of the body later in a wooded area behind a nearby abandoned home. → Read More

Woman celebrating 101st birthday says tequila is the secret to a happy life

Mary Flip celebrated her birthday on Wednesday with her favorite beer, Guinness, and some dancing. → Read More

Walmart rolls back prices on traditional Thanksgiving basics

Walmart is removing inflation on traditional Thanksgiving items, offering meal essentials at 2021 prices. → Read More